Nova Southeastern University - Mako Hall
Davie, Florida


At Nova Southeastern University, NBA is providing architecture, interior design and landscape architecture services for a 312,000-square-foot new residence hall at the site of the university’s former intramural soccer field. The property will offer 280 apartment-style units for upperclassmen in studio, one, two and four-bedroom configurations. Interior amenities include opportunities for both passive and active study, with private study rooms on every floor and an on-site innovation center that will serve as a business incubator for students. Two large exterior courtyards create a sense of community and offer space for recreation. Additional amenities include hammocks, table tennis and barbecue grills. Currently under construction, the community is scheduled to open late summer 2019.

Interior Design
Landscape Architecture

RISE Real Estate Company

Scope / Components
- 280 units, 608 beds
- Studio, one, two and four-bedroom configurations
- 7 stories
- 312,000 gsf
- 1,500 sf student innovation lab
- 1,500 sf multi-purpose room
- Private & group study rooms on each floor
- 2 courtyards with fire pit and outdoor grilling station
- On-site package / mail room